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CRH PLC (CRH.L)

CRH.L on London Stock Exchange

2,620.00GBp
18 Apr 2019
Change (% chg)

58.00 (+2.26%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Crh PLC Files For Potential Mixed Shelf Offering; Size Not Disclosed
Friday, 12 Apr 2019 

April 12 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::CRH PLC FILES FOR POTENTIAL MIXED SHELF OFFERING; SIZE NOT DISCLOSED - SEC FILING.  Full Article

CRH Says Completed Fourth Phase Of Share Buyback Programme
Tuesday, 2 Apr 2019 

April 2 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::COMPLETED FOURTH PHASE OF ITS SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAMME, RETURNING A FURTHER EUR 200 MILLION OF CASH TO SHAREHOLDERS.  Full Article

CRH to complete European distribution unit review within 6 months
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - CRH PLC CEO and CFO in interview with Reuters::CRH CEO MOMENTUM IN THE BUSINESS IS STRONG, BOTH IN US AND EUROPE.CRH CFO SAYS BACKLOGS IN U.S. BUSINESS THAT WILL COME THROUGH OVER NEXT 12 MONTHS VERY STRONG.CRH CEO SAYS REVIEW OF EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTION BUSINESS IS ONGOING, IT'S A FINE BUSINESS.CRH CFO SAYS WOULD ABSOLUTELY CONSIDER ANOTHER SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAMME.CRH CEO SAYS EXPECTS COMPLETION OF EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTION BUSINESS REVIEW WITHIN SIX MONTHS.CRH CEO SAYS WILL CONTINUE TO INTEGRATE BIG ACQUISITIONS IN H1, LOOK AT OTHER OPPORTUNITIES FROM H2.  Full Article

CRH FY earnings rise 3 pct, sees further growth in 2019
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 

Feb 28 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::RECORD EBITDA DELIVERY AT EUR 3.37 BILLION.STRONG FINANCIAL DISCIPLINE MAINTAINED WITH EUR 2.4 BILLION OPERATING CASH FLOWS FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS.DIVIDEND PER SHARE INCREASED 6% TO 72.0C.LIKE-FOR-LIKE EBITDA AHEAD 3%; UP 3% IN EUROPE AND AMERICAS AND DOWN 44% IN ASIA.CRH REMAINS WELL POSITIONED TO BUILD UPON GAINS MADE IN 2018.WE BELIEVE 2019 WILL BE A YEAR OF PROGRESS AND FURTHER GROWTH FOR GROUP.ANY DIVIDEND INCREASES IN COMING YEARS WILL LAG INCREASES IN EARNINGS PER SHARE.WE EXPECT US ECONOMY TO CONTINUE TO ADVANCE IN 2019 AT A SIMILAR PACE TO RECENT TRENDS.BACKDROP IN EUROPE IS EXPECTED TO BE POSITIVE WITH CONTINUED PROGRESS IN KEY MARKETS, ALBEIT WITH REGIONAL VARIATIONS.WHILE BREXIT HAS CREATED A LEVEL OF UNCERTAINTY, WE EXPECT PROGRESS IN EUROPE TO CONTINUE.  Full Article

CRH Completes Phase 3 & Announces Phase 4 Of Share Buyback Programme
Friday, 28 Dec 2018 

Dec 28 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::UPDATE TO SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAMME.CRH COMPLETES PHASE 3 AND ANNOUNCES PHASE 4 OF SHARE BUYBACK PROGRAMME.ENTERED INTO ARRANGEMENTS WITH UBS A.G., LONDON BRANCH TO REPURCHASE ORDINARY SHARES ON CRH'S BEHALF FOR A MAXIMUM CONSIDERATION OF EUR 200 MILLION.PHASE 4 PROGRAMME WILL COMMENCE ON 2 JANUARY 2019, AND WILL END NO LATER THAN 29 MARCH 2019.  Full Article

CRH Sees 2018 EBITDA To Be About Eur 3.35 Bln
Tuesday, 20 Nov 2018 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::2018 EBITDA EXPECTED TO BE APPROXIMATELY EUR 3.35 BILLION.AS WE LOOK FORWARD TO 2019, WE EXPECT FAVOURABLE MARKET FUNDAMENTALS TO CONTINUE ACROSS OUR KEY MARKETS.CUMULATIVE NINE-MONTH SALES TO END OF SEPTEMBER AMOUNTED TO EUR 19.9 BILLION, AN INCREASE OF 6%.EXPECT FULL-YEAR DEPRECIATION AND AMORTISATION EXPENSE TO BE BROADLY IN LINE WITH LAST YEAR.EXPECT FULL-YEAR PROFIT BEFORE TAX FROM CONTINUING OPERATIONS TO BE AHEAD OF 2017.  Full Article

CRH Appoints Mary Rhinehart And Siobhan Talbot As Non-Executive Directors
Monday, 1 Oct 2018 

Oct 1 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::CRH PLC - APPOINTMENT TO BOARD OF MARY RHINEHART AND SIOBHAN TALBOT AS NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTORS.  Full Article

CRH review of European distribution unit to take months-CEO
Thursday, 23 Aug 2018 

Aug 23 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::CRH CEO SAYS GROWTH IN EUROPE CONTINUING AT THE SAME PACE AS LAST YEAR, PRICING STARTING TO COME THROUGH.CRH CEO SAYS SEEING SOME SOFTENING IN ACTIVITY IN THE UK AROUND BREXIT UNCERTAINTY.CRH CEO SAYS EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTION BUSINESS STRATEGIC REVIEW HAS BEGUN, WILL TAKE SEVERAL MONTHS TO COMPLETE.  Full Article

UK's CMA Says Decided Not To Refer Acquisition By CRH Of Alun Griffiths To Phase 2 Investigation
Friday, 29 Jun 2018 

June 29 (Reuters) - UK'S CMA: :DECIDED NOT TO REFER ACQUISITION BY CRH THROUGH ITS SUBSIDIARY TARMAC TRADING LIMITED OF ALUN GRIFFITHS TO A PHASE 2 INVESTIGATION.  Full Article

CRH Says To Combine Certain European, Americas Businesses
Thursday, 31 May 2018 

May 31 (Reuters) - CRH PLC ::ANNOUNCES ORGANISATIONAL & BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT INITIATIVES.WILL ESTABLISH NEW GLOBAL BUILDING PRODUCTS DIVISION EFFECTIVE 1 JAN 2019, BRINGING TOGETHER EUROPE LIGHTSIDE, EUROPE DISTRIBUTION AND AMERICAS PRODUCTS DIVISIONS.TARGETING TO IMPROVE GROUP'S EBITDA MARGIN BY 300 BASIS POINTS BY 2021.TARGETING TO HAVE EUR 7 BILLION OF FINANCIAL CAPACITY OVER NEXT 4 YEARS (AFTER CAPEX AND DIVIDENDS).DAVID DILLON,PRESIDENT, EUROPE LIGHTSIDE & DISTRIBUTION, WILL ASSUME NEW ROLE OF PRESIDENT, GLOBAL STRATEGY & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, REPORTING TO CEO.  Full Article

CRH picks Bank of America to offload European distribution arm: sources

LONDON Irish building materials group CRH has hired Bank of America to launch the sale of its European distribution business in a deal valuing the unit at about 2 billion euros ($2.25 billion) including debt, sources familiar with the matter said.